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Is "Treasure Island" historical fiction?

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Is Treasure Island historical fiction?

Treasure Island:

Robert Louis Stevenson was the author of Treasure Island, a novel about pirates and buried treasure. The book was first published by Cassell and Company on November 14, 1883. Stevenson also wrote other well-known books, including Kidnapped, A Child's Garden of Verses, and Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.

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Treasure Island is an example of a historical fiction novel. It was first published in 1883 and was written around that time, but it describes...

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